Affiliation: University of Western Sydney
- Retaining a viable workforce: a critical challenge for nursingD Jackson
School of Nursing, Family and Community Health College of Social and Health Sciences, University of Western Sydney, Parramatta
Contemp Nurse 11:163-72. 2001..This paper explores some of the critical issues that nursing must confront to be successful in establishing and maintaining a vigorous, dynamic and viable workforce...
- Postacute care for older aboriginal people: an exploratory-descriptive studyD Jackson
Faculty of Health, University of Western Sydney Macarthur, Campbelltown, NSW, Australia
Aust J Rural Health 7:53-9. 1999..Findings are discussed in relation to available literature. Implications for further research are drawn from the findings of this exploratory study...
- Integrating the creative arts into a midwifery curriculum: a teaching innovation reportD Jackson
Faculty of Health, UWS Macarthur, New South Wales, Australia
Nurse Educ Today 19:527-32. 1999..Evaluation revealed that students valued the course, and that they gained insights which assisted them to develop understanding of key concepts. Implications for practice and education are drawn from this paper...
- Women recovering from first-time myocardial infarction (MI): a feminist qualitative studyD Jackson
Division of Nursing, Faculty of Health, UWS Macarthur, Campbelltown, Australia
J Adv Nurs 32:1403-11. 2000..Equally important are the provision of opportunities for patients to have regular contact with health professionals to question and seek clarifying information. These findings should now be tested on larger populations...
- Clinical nurses as teachers: insights from students of nursing in their first semester of studyD Jackson
School of Nursing, Faculty of Health, UWS Macarthur, NSW, Australia
J Clin Nurs 10:270-7. 2001....
- Who would want to be a nurse? Violence in the workplace--a factor in recruitment and retentionD Jackson
School of Nursing, Family and Community Health, College of Social and Health Sciences, University of Western Sydney, Penrith South DC NSW 1797, Australia
J Nurs Manag 10:13-20. 2002..This paper explores what is known about workplace violence as it affects nurses, and calls for managerial support and policy to act to improve work environments for all nurses...
- Idealised versus tainted femininity: discourses of the menstrual experience in Australian magazines that target young womenM Raftos
School of Nursing, Griffith University, Nathan, Queensland, Australia
Nurs Inq 5:174-86. 1998..Advertisements for pantyliners suggest that femininity itself poses a threat to (idealised) femininity. This study demonstrates the crucial role of the media as a source of health information for young women...
- Ovarian cancer: an update for nursing practiceJ Mannix
Faculty of Health, University of Western Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Int J Nurs Pract 5:47-50. 1999..This makes it crucial that nurses involved in the care of women be alert to the insidious and non-specific onset of this serious condition...